Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-08-14, 11:51 AM   #26
JameB
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
JameB's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Toronto, ON
Bikes:
Posts: 94
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I got a cheap bike for now and I'm going to save up for a proper bike... I wish I could spend more right now, but I didn't want to work this summer so I can't justify that kind of purchase right now.

Millerad, I wish I saw that before I got my bike!!!! IT WAS actually within my price range too! Ahh I feel like crap now.

Attached Images
File Type: jpg IMG_20140606_213607.jpg (99.1 KB, 10 views)

Last edited by JameB; 06-08-14 at 11:55 AM.
JameB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-01-14, 08:37 AM   #27
ranger007
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Bikes:
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
@James, as suggested by this forum you could buy a used bike as your $100 beater bike and buy another good bike from LBS after a while of riding around in your bike. That way you could get feel of things to come ( assuming you are completely new to biking like me). This forum has helped me a lot in choosing the right bike. Yes; do not buy box store bikes as most of them have steel frame and awfully heavy and inefficient to ride.
ranger007 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:39 PM.